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Community Health Perceptions Survey

Shape the future of health care in our region! Please take our confidential survey: https://wvu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bJld26OUApTX89f Belmont and Monroe County residents age 18 or older: please take a few minutes to complete our Community Health Perceptions Survey. This is a good way to share your thoughts about health concerns in your area in a way that will directly impact the communiRead More…

Adult drug education program to be held Sept. 12 at River High School

HANNIBAL, OHIO – Teen substance abuse continues to be a concern familiar to parents, educators, and community members. As a part of an initiative to support prevention efforts through community education, WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital recently partnered with Monroe County’s HOPE Alliance to host the Say KNOW to Drugs Community Education Event from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, at RivRead More…

WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital notes progress in past 90 days

WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital notes progress in past 90 days Clinical affiliation and management agreement have strengthened local healthcare   BARNESVILLE, OHIO – The first 90 days of the new affiliation with WVU Medicine, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in West Virginia, have proven to be a successful period of networking and evaluating ways in which WVU MediRead More…

WVU Medicine expands orthopaedic services to southeast Ohio

BARNESVILLE, OHIO – WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital welcomes John A. Michalski, M.D., orthopaedic surgeon, to its physician staff. Dr. Michalski is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon having received his Doctor of Medicine at Jefferson Medical College in Maryland.  He completed his surgical internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia followed by his orthopaRead More…

Barnesville Hospital Energy Star Certified for Fourth Year

Barnesville Hospital has been deemed Energy Star certified for 2019. This is the fourth year in a row the hospital has achieved Energy Star certification. In 2019, the hospital scored a perfect 100 out of 100. Barnesville Hospital is one of only 3 hospitals in the entire country to achieve a score of 100. “We are extremely proud of our entire hospital team for the achieving this certificationRead More…

Barnesville Hospital Receives Statewide Recognition for Environmental Stewardship

To honor Earth Month, April 2019, the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) has named Barnesville Hospital as the recipient of the 2019 Melvin Creeley Environmental Leadership Award. The award will be presented at the OHA 2019 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 4 in Columbus. “Ohio hospitals are committed to the health and wellness of their communities,” said Nolan Rutschilling, director of Energy Read More…

Brill Receives Certified Payroll Professional Designation

Beth Brill, MBA, Senior Director of Human Resources, Barnesville Hospital attained the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) designation which verifies mastery of payroll knowledge, skills, and abilities and is recognized by the payroll industry as the gold standard in payroll certification. “Congratulations to Beth Brill for becoming a Certified Payroll Professional. This additional credentiaRead More…

Barnesville Hospital Partnering with Barnesville Elementary School

The Barnesville Hospital Leadership Team, comprised of 26 Department Leaders, has pledged to have more community involvement outside of the hospital facility. Team members, Karen Mihalic (Diagnostic Imaging) and Shawn Meier (Laboratory Services), volunteered at the Barnesville Elementary School Title 1 Family STEAM Night. This was an opportunity to assist the administration of the elementary schRead More…